By Lyndal Kennedy, Public Relations, Mill Creek Garden Club.
RUMORS ABOUT BLOOMERS! FLORAL VALENTINES! MARIANNE BINETTI! NEW BENCH AT VENETRAN’S MEMORIAL COMMERATING 30 YEARS! BIRTHDAY BASH COMING TO SHAWN O’DONNELL’S! GIVING THROUGH GARDENING! GRANTS TO LOCAL SCHOOLS! LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!
Join us on February 11th for a warm and wonderful flower arranging demonstration “My Floral Valentine” presented by Susan Staple. From kindergarten teacher to floral designer at Molbak’s, to owning her own business, Susan Staple will delight you with her special fresh flower arranging techniques. AND, some arrangements she creates will be given away in a random drawing. Please be our special Valentine guest!!
Mill Creek Garden Club is once again selling “Beautiful Bloomers." They come in a variety of colors and are created for either a sunny or shady spot. Baskets are $34 which includes tax and free delivery before Mother’s Day in the Mill Creek area. Your basket purchase gives back to the community by providing funds for our Giving through Gardening grants program which provides money for gardening projects in local grade schools.
Orders will be taken up to April 24th. Find an Order Form in your MCCA Newsletter, on your porch or on our Website!
We proudly welcome MARIANNE BINETTI in a return engagement called “Oldies but Goodies." These are the plants we’ve cherished and grown through the ages that are there for us even if we don’t have time to garden. Find out what’s new with Sweet Peas, Peonies, Clematis, etc. Marianne is the author of 10 books, a lecturer, Garden Tour Guide….the guru of gardening (check out her website). MARCH 11th at 10:45 am. Reservations will go quickly. Do not wait to make a reservation. Really, don’t wait.
And, what’s all the hub-bub going on at the Veteran’s Monument!! Go see for yourself. More exciting news to come! Does it have something to do with the 30th BIRTHDAY OF THE MILL CREEK GARDEN CLUB celebration coming up in May????? Hummmmm. Break out the bubbly!
And a shout out to these members! Michael Crawford, Kelly Hatfield and Shelly Johnson are enrolled in The Master Gardeners program….on their way to becoming “Master Gardeners." Impressive!! We applaud you!
The Mill Creek Garden Club meets the 2nd Tuesday each month, September through May atShawn O’Donnell’s. Luncheon fees: $15.00 for members; $20.00 for guests. Annual membership is $30.00.